Thief in the Attic – Grappling Hook Technique 鈎縄

The shinobi kaginawa 鈎縄 was used historically to hoist equipment into a high place (along with myriad other applications).

Stemming from this initial idea, Shadow Work experimented with his own grappling hook to see how it may be used for the same purposes of a shinobi-no-mono (i.e. lifting equipment into a high position). The result was an artistic rendering of the concept dubbed “Thief in the Attic”:

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